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Discovering the causes of cancer and the means of prevention

Cancer Types


DCEG offers a range of fellowships and research training opportunities in our research Branches and with specific investigators.

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Spotlight on Research

NIH Catalyst article: Population-Based Research Improving Public Health by Dr. Michael Gottesman, NIH Deputy Director for Intramural Research

Cancer is a complex set of diseases that scientists are striving to understand from multiple perspectives. DCEG investigators conduct research on many types of cancer to better understand the underlying causes of each disease. In addition, they study second primary cancers among cancer survivors.

Commonly studied cancer types in DCEG:

View a listing of all cancer types studied in DCEG